There are a surprising amount of beloved films that no one knew were adapted from novels. But the authors were so disappointed by how their stories translated to a new medium that they struck their names from the credits.

We can draw only one possible conclusion: authors have terrible taste in movies.

Here are a few authors who regret selling the movie rights:

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

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20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

20 Movie Adaptations That Disgusted The Original Author

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